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Join us for the 71st Annual Columbus Day Parade
Monday, October 9, 2023
State Street (From Wacker Drive to Van Buren Street)
The JCCIA welcomes everyone to join in the 2023 Columbus Day Parade held Monday, October 9 on State Street.
The Columbus Day celebration is a rich tradition in the Chicago Italian American Community.
The day starts with 9 A.M. mass at The Shrine of Our Lady of Pompeii, 1244 Lexington Avenue, Chicago.
Immediately following mass is a wreath-laying ceremony in Arrigo Park.
Then the parade kicks off at 1:00 P.M. at the corner of State Street and Wacker Drive.
ABC7's broadcasts the parade.
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